We’ve redefined the meaning of Straight ‘A’s. This scholarship awards high school students who are pursuing Academic Excellence and Athletic Achievement, are Actively serving in the community while possessing strong Ambition, have a winning Attitude, and are able to overcome Adversity.

The Foundation will be accepting nominations through Friday, March 12th, 2021.

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 All high school students, freshmen through seniors, with a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average and in the Foundation’s Area of Impact can be nominated and recognized. 

Please note, while all students are eligible for recognition, only senior nominees are eligible for scholarship awards.


Thanks to our partner Mike’s Carwash, eighteen Tri-State students (nine male and nine female) will receive a $2,000 scholarship toward their college education and be recognized at our Hall of Fame Experience in June. One overall male and one overall female Straight ‘A’ Student of the Year will be chosen and awarded an additional $3,000 for a total of a $5,000 scholarship.

All students nominated will receive a letter of recognition signed by Anthony Muñoz.


Congratulations to our 2020 Straight ‘A’ Students!


Aissatou Barry – Taft HS
Mollie Berger – Stebbins HS
Alexis Davis – Blanchester HS
Morgan Hughes – Northwest HS
Emma Jasper – McNicholas HS
Amber Miller – Boone County HS
Madeline Miller – Indian Hill HS
Kristen Robbins – Holy Cross District HS
Chelsey Zugaro – Kings HS


Tyler Brown – Highlands HS
Jesse Byrge – Roger Bacon HS
Matthew Carroll – Turpin HS
Timothy Dick – South Dearborn HS
Joshua Gehner – Colerain HS
Joseph Kiely – Covington Catholic HS
Harrison Mabjish – St. Henry District HS
Malik Mitchell – Aiken HS
Tyler Smith – Valley View HS

Congratulations to all of the 2020 nominees!